REAL Changes for Struggling Students

Allison Lam Attention, Classroom, Comprehension, Core Learning Skills, Development, Executive Function, General Information, Learning Challenge, Learning disabilities, Learning Disability, Poor comprehension, Processing Speed, Sensory Processing, Weak executive function

REAL Changes for Struggling Students Have you ever fallen short on a New Year’s resolution?  Yep!  I know I have.  New Year’s resolutions usually fall by the wayside because we don’t have a strong enough reason to make the change, or we don’t have a plan to get us through the tough parts of creating a new habit. Our students …

Holiday Hijack

Allison Lam Attention, Classroom, Core Learning Skills, Development, General Information, Homework, School, Uncategorized

Don’t Let the Holidays Hijack Your Child! Keeping kids on track all the way to winter break Happy Holidays!  The calendar has finally caught up with the TV commercials.  So what does that look like for kids still in school for one more month and families still dealing with homework? Younger children get increasingly excited.  Teens get busy with social …

Stop the Homework Battle and Get Your Confident Child Back

Allison Lam Anxiety, Attention, Classroom, Core Learning Skills, Development, Executive Function, General Information, Homeschool, Homework, Learning Challenge, Learning disabilities, Poor grades, Poor organization / study skills, Poor reading, decoding, spelling, Reading, School

Stop the Homework Battle and Get Your Confident Child Back   This is my, “I hate homework face!”   If homework is a battle in your home, you probably see some version of this face on a fairly regular basis at homework time, though I’m guessing it’s not this orange! Parents just like you, exhausted by the struggles with homework …